Topical Therapies for Osteoarthritis

@article{Altman2011TopicalTF,
  title={Topical Therapies for Osteoarthritis},
  author={Roy Altman and Helen Barthel},
  journal={Drugs},
  year={2011},
  volume={71},
  pages={1259-1279}
}
This review discusses the pharmacology, analgesic efficacy, safety and tolerability of topical NSAIDs, salicylates and capsaicin for the management of osteoarthritis (OA) pain. Topical therapies present a valuable therapeutic option for OA pain management, with substantial evidence supporting the efficacy and safety of topical NSAIDs, but less robust… CONTINUE READING